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Boat dealers sell new or used boats, or both, in combination with other activities, such as repair services. They may also sell new or used boat engines, trailers, marine supplies, and parts and accessories. A single dealer may sell several brands of boats and boats of different sizes and types. ranging from personal watercraft to large yachts.
In 2005, the eye of Hurricane Katrina made its final landfall on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, devastating towns such as Bay St. Louis, where the waterfront and downtown suffered heavy damage.
Australian businessman Peter Baird bought Broadwater Marine, the largest yacht chandlery in the Philippines.
MarineMax Vacations said Laura Greces was named general manager of the company’s charter base in Tortola, British Virgin Islands.
BananaBelt Boats & Yachts announced a major expansion and a name change.
MarineMax Miami said Wednesday that it is now the exclusive Grady-White dealership for sales and service in Miami-Dade County, Fla.
Great Lakes region Nordic Tug dealer Bay Breeze Yacht Sales said it started a Nordic Tug charter and trawler school.
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West Marine said it will celebrate the grand opening of its new, larger water life store in Santa Cruz, Calif., during the weekend of Aug. 26-28.
MarineMax Cocoa said it will celebrate the grand reopening of its Cocoa facility in Cocoa Beach, Fla., on Aug. 27, and it is welcoming new management at the location, which was remodeled and has new landscaping.
Marine software platform MyTaskit rolled out the Phase II Customer Development Site program, with seven companies joining in the last 90 days.